a global community of young entrepreneurs



The Kairos Society is a global community of top students and global leaders who aim to solve the world’s greatest challenges. Kairos is supported by international mentors like Peter Diamandis, Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Bill Clinton.



Kairos Global Summit

One of the international top-level events mentioned is the Kairos Global Summit. Every year Kairos fellows from all around the world gather at the Kairos Global Summit, where influential CEOs, mentors, startups and young entrepreneurs share their vision of the future and start collaborations. During the Kairos Global Summit the K50 is announced.


Watch the recap video of the 2015 global summit


Kairos K50

The K50 (Kairos50) is a list of the 50 most promising companies worldwide, with a (co-)founder under the 25 years old, adressing a global challenge.
In the past several Dutch companies qualified as K50 and were mentioned by media such as Forbes, CNN, Fast Company, INC & Techcrunch.
Previous K50 included the following startups: